There has been a horrific case of alleged gang rape and brutality similar to the Nirbhaya case of Delhi in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh where criminals raped a middle-aged woman and then killed her.
It’s a village in the Ughaiti police station area in Badaun district where a woman from the village went to a temple in the evening of 3 January but never returned.
A panel of three doctors, including a woman doctor, performed the post-mortem. The woman had serious wounds in her private parts and she had suffered severe blood loss. The criminals hit her with something heavy, a member of the forensic team said.
The Anganwadi worker had gone to a temple in the evening of 3 January and never returned. Locals alleged that around 12 AM, a car rider and two other men escaped, leaving the woman bleeding.
The woman succumbed to her injuries that night. The accused had taken the victim to Chandausi for treatment, earlier in their car, police sources said.
In the latest development to the gang-rape case, the SHO has been suspended and two of the three accused have been arrested by the police.
Locals alleged that around 12 AM, Mahant Baba Satyanarayan, his aide Vedram and driver Jaspal escaped, leaving the woman bleeding. She later died in the night. It was also revealed that earlier, the accused had taken the victim to Chandausi for treatment in their car.
Family members of the victim have alleged that the police station officer of Ughaiti, Ravendra Pratap Singh, did not reach the spot even after the complaint. The body was sent for a post-mortem on Monday afternoon, 18 h after the incident. The post-mortem was done by a panel of three doctors, including a female doctor.
The report of the postmortem conducted on 5 January shows the woman had received fatal injuries in her private parts. The woman’s rib and leg were broken while the lungs were attacked with a heavy object. Severe bleeding was also reported.
Uttar Pradesh Police has registered a case of murder and gang rape and have formed four teams to catch the main accused Mahant Baba Satyanarayan who is absconding.